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2020 DOODADS ARE FLYING!
The great folks at Tampa International Airport have agreed to host the 8th Annual Re-Purposed Doodad Sculpture Competition in March 2020! See below for timeline, guidelines and other details.
Doodads: Snack Wrappers & Plastic Bags
Theme: Shoes–Oh, The Places You’ll Go!
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…”
–Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You’ll Go
If you have any questions, please use the “Contact Us” form on this website.
Jack Wyatt, Kathy Durdin, Dana Warner, Dave Heise
BE A SPONSOR!
We’re looking for sponsors to help support this exhibition – sign up today! Further down on this page you can see some of the sponsors that made the 2019 competition possible.
- Presenting – $3000
- Platinum – $2500
- Gold – $1000
- Silver – $500
- Bronze – $250
- In Kind – various
- Warren Ely Award for Outstanding Art Educator – $500
- Support of Title 1 School Involvement by providing art supplies – $300 per school
DOODADS on FOX13 NEWS!
CLICK HERE to view the 3 minute FOX13 “Charlie’s World” feature aired February 11, 2019 that highlights the Doodads competition exhibited during the 2019 Florida State Fair.
DOODADS VIDEO on YouTube!
CLICK HERE to view the 18 minute Doodads documentary by Ethan Huggins, highlighting the successes and history of the Doodads competition. This video was featured at the 2015 Doodads Awards Reception and in the Doodads exhibit at the Tampa Bay History Center.
COPYRIGHT— Need to know more about copyright and plagiarism? Click on the image to download the Copyright and Plagiarism guide created by Scholastic Art & Writing Awards and adopted by the Doodad Coordinators.
Presenting Sponsor in 2019:
Our 2019 Presenting Sponsor is the law firm of Thomas & LoCicero!
The Frank E. Duckwall Foundation continues as a Platinum sponsor of the 2019 competition. .
“The Frank E. Duckwall Foundation is pleased to support this program designed to reinforce arts education and challenge students at all grade levels, as well as build the 4 C’s of 21st Century skills, collaboration, communication, critical thinking and creativity. The exhibition at the Tampa Bay History Center showcases this creativity to the entire community, ” said Sandy Rief, President, Frank E. Duckwall Foundation.